HJRCA 5

  • Illinois House Constitutional Amendment
  • 102nd Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Con Amend-Citizen Initiative

Abstract

Amends the Constitutional Revision Article of the Illinois Constitutional. Provides that amendments to the Illinois Constitution (currently, Article IV of the Constitution only) may be proposed by a petition signed by a number of electors equal in number to at least eight percent of the total votes cast for candidates for Governor in the preceding gubernatorial election. Provides that the initiative process shall not be used for the proposal, modification, or repeal of any portion of the Bill of Rights of the Constitution or to modify the initiative process for proposing amendments to the Constitution. Makes conforming changes. Effective upon being declared adopted.

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Mar 22, 2021

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Martin McLaughlin

Mar 18, 2021

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Ryan Spain

Mar 16, 2021

House

Assigned to Executive Committee

Feb 24, 2021

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas M. Bennett

Feb 19, 2021

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Tim Ozinga

Feb 11, 2021

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Patrick Windhorst

Feb 08, 2021

House

Referred to Rules Committee

House

Read in Full a First Time

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Chris Bos

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Dan Ugaste

Feb 04, 2021

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Brad Halbrook

Feb 02, 2021

House

Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Mark Batinick

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